Category: Garden

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History of garden gnomes

Garden gnomes originated as a decoration for wealthy Europeans. However, their popularity in gardens and lawns have spread throughout the western world, among different social classes. Garden gnomes are basically lawn ornaments figurines of small humanoid creatures. Traditionally, they mostly depict male dwarfs wearing red pointy hats. Gnomes typically stand between one and two feet. […]

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The worst weeds you don’t want in your lawn or garden

“The difference between a weed and a flower is a judgement,” as goes the famous saying by self-help guru Wayne Dyer. However, as an avid gardener, you should well know the flaws in this statement. Weeds typically aren’t bred for beauty the way most sought-after flora is; weeds have evolved to grow aggressively, killing or […]